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Archived from the original on November 1, They therefore have no 'personal stake' in defending its enforcement that is distinguishable from the general interest of every California citizen. Initiative Constitutional Amendment ; originally titled the "California Marriage Protection Act"   was a California ballot proposition that changed the California Constitution to add a new section 7. John Eastman, chairman of the National Organisation for Marriage, which supported the ban, said in a statement: Retrieved July 11, Horton provided them with "extensive evidence and proposed findings on strict scrutiny factors and factual rebuttals to long claimed justifications for marriage discrimination".
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